For the month of hearts it follows that our Word of the Month be something that involves love and passion! Care to guess what the word is? Find out after the jump!
For February, we’re pretty confident you guys already have an idea on what the Word of the Month will be so we’ll cut to the chase. The word is ardor. At least its not love, hearts, red or something equally predictable right? Show us passion, devotion and burning heat! You know the drill. We want your best interpretation of the word and the 5 best ones get an award and 10 Piggies. Good luck!
1. great warmth of feeling; fervor; passion
2. intense devotion, eagerness, or enthusiasm; zeal
3. burning heat.
Prize(s): 5 winners of 10 Piggies. All winners will receive a special award badge straight to their LomoHomes
Film/Camera Type: Any analogue photo not digitally enhanced or manipulated. Please keep in mind of our Word of the Month theme.
Upload Limit: 1 photo only so make it count!
Minimum Photo Dimensions: Submissions must be at least 768px in either width or height.
Meta data must be completed (camera, film, location & 3 tags)
As the season of hearts and love come around this February, our own Lomographer Brett Allen Smith, a.k.a. brettallensmith narrates one of the nicest love stories out there using the Daguerreotype Achromat Art Lens, the Sprocket Rocket, Lomography Color Negative film, and Dubblefilm Moonstruck.
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Community member Madalina Chilici a.k.a. madelinechilici always dreamed of going of living in the historical and cultural hub that is Barcelona, and she finally achieved it last year. Through her words and photographs, she tells us the things she loves about the city.
Zayira Ray is a New York City-based student of photography with a special love for out of the ordinary portraiture. Her photographs not only try to capture the beauty of a person but tell their story. In this article, Zayira takes our new Petzval 55 mm f/1.7 MKII through its paces.
Leah Frances' photo project American Squares is capturing vibrant vintage vibes throughout the US and recently made it into the New York Times Style Magazine's list "Five To Follow". We sent Leah one of our first Diana Instant Square camera to – for some instant 1960s squares.
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